Coppafeel

Self-Checking For Breast Cancer Symptoms 'Could Do More Harm Than Good'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Encouraging women to regularly check their breasts for signs of breast cancer could be doing more harm than good, a health expert has warned. Writi...

'There Is No Stage Five'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us, had we been told at the age of 28 that we had terminal breast cancer, probably would have closed the curtains and curled up into a ball. ...

How 'Page 3 vs Breast Cancer' Backfired on The Sun

Rosie Tallant | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK
Rosie Tallant

This month The Sun newspaper started a new campaign that attempted to set Page 3 up as a supporter of breast cancer charities. This involved a front page featuring a topless model, with a commentary of how to check breasts for potentially cancerous lumps and suggestions of what to name your breasts.

On Second Thoughts

Rosa Doherty | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rosa Doherty

Like you I have people very close to me who have been affected by breast cancer, some have lost people to it and they were very sad about the way CoppaFeel and Page3 presented the message. What is more disappointing about CoppaFeel's decision is that they should know better than to collude with what Page3 promotes.

Breast Cancer Charity CoppaFeel! (And Critics) Speak Out About Controversial Page 3 Partnership

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Breast cancer charity CoppaFeel! announced a powerful partnership with The Sun for the next six months, encouraging women to check their breasts. A...

A Open Letter to CoppaFeel

Rosa Doherty | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rosa Doherty

I'm a 27-year-old woman. You want to speak to me and you have. I saw your page and feel it is important to tell you what you've said to me about breast cancer.

Forget Neknominate, Coppafeel! Want Us To Check Our Breasts Using #CHEKNOMINATE

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In response to Neknominate - the Facebook drinking game, where participants down concoctions of alcohol and challenge someone else (via social media) ...

Why Do We Need 'Breast Awareness'?

Kris Hallenga | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kris Hallenga

Firstly, and most importantly, Elisabeth is American, and the blog is from the US. Therefore, I would hasten to ensure we all know the difference between what the US advocate when it comes to breast awareness, and what we advocate here in the UK.

Meet Joanna Forest, Inspiring Breast Cancer Survivor Who Wears A Giant Boob To Spread Awareness

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Joanna Forest was diagnosed with breast cancer at just 21 years old. Previously a bright and confident young woman with dreams of becoming an actre...

Topless for Breast Cancer

Veronica Montgomery | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Veronica Montgomery

So I was wandering around the supermarket last November when I received a call asking if I was willing to take part in a topless photo shoot! "Err, OK" was my feeble response but the more I learned about the project, the more I wanted to get involved. And I was not alone, I was joined by women the length and breast (pun intended) of the country!

Boobie Flashmob Shocks Londoners

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The last thing Londoners expected on their commute in to work on Thursday morning was to be confronted by 60 dancing breasts. But confronted they were...

Keeping Abreast of It - Why Running a Nationwide Charity Is Worth Every Effort

Kris Hallenga | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kris Hallenga

I always chuckle when I am referred to as the 'Chief Executive Officer' of CoppaFeel!. I suppose that title still conjures up old school images of a fat man, sitting behind his desk, smoking a cigar - certainly not a job title I thought I'd ever be crowned with when I skipped away from my higher national diploma in travel and tourism management and into the 'real world'.

WATCH: Chris O'Dowd And The Topless Trampolinists

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Comedy

We'd now like to take our hats - and very possibly our tops - off for Chris O'Dowd, who stars in a tongue-in-cheek new ad campaign to highlight male b...

(PHOTOS) National 'Nose Picking' Day And Other Bizarre Holidays

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse And Cosima Ungaro | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

It's October, so as you would expect (or not) modelling balloon enthusiasts are twisting out poodles and squeaking swords to celebrate Balloons Around...